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Independence Day fireworks Saturday in Crete

Fireworks will return to the ninth fairway of College Heights Country Club in Crete for an Independence Day fireworks show.

Procedures, equipment change for Crete PD

This week on Wednesday (July 1) was the target date for the Crete dispatch service switch to the Southeast Nebraska 911 Center in Beatrice.

CPS receives Sixpence grant

The Trustees of the Sixpence Early Learning Fund announced last week that Crete Public Schools will receive grant awards totaling approximately $75,000, beginning July 1, 2015. Sixpence awarded grants...

Federal disaster declaration made for 12 counties

Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts received notification Thursday from Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) officials that President Barack Obama approved a request for a presidential disaster declaration...

Class of 1965 gives to fountain restoration

Members of Crete High School’s Class of 1965 met last weekend for their 50th reunion. Included in the festivities was a visit to City Park where the newly restored fountain made a cameo appearance for...

West 13th Street bridge remains closed

Crete’s 911 Dispatch transition to Beatrice projected for July 1

Saline County Area Transit debuts new building

Planning Commission sets hearing

River flood warnings continue

Crete, Husker standout Ron Douglas, 100, dies

Council hears sewer rate study results

June street work underway

Garden of Hope gives sisters way to connect

CAMC annual Community Picnic is June 11

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Siedhoff leads Crete boys to third at state

Siedhoff leads Crete boys to third at state

OMAHA — Luke Siedhoff became a three-time state champion in the 110-meter hurdles Saturday to lead the Cardinal boys to a third place finish in the Class B team standings at the state high school...

Crete boys take fifth straight district title

Crete boys take fifth straight district title

  SEWARD — The Crete High boys’ track and field team took their traveling relay road show to the B-3 district meet Thursday at Concordia University and swept all three relays on the way to their...

Tennis team prepares for state meet

The Crete High girls’ tennis team closed their regular season last week with a loss at Gretna Tuesday and a 7-2 win over Nebraska City Thursday.

Card boys win conference track title

Led by Luke Siedhoff victories in the 110- and 300-meter hurdles, the Crete High boys’ track and field team won the Central Conference title Saturday in Central City.

Titans stop Crete boys' soccer team

The Crete High boys’ soccer team closed their season last week with back-to-back losses at the hands of Class B seventh-ranked Norris on Papik Field, a 2-1 overtime loss to the Titans in the B-5 district...

Baseball team bows out in district tourney

Crusaders blank tennis team

CHS students earn spring honors

Cardinals take team titles at Crete Invite

Crete boys move into district final

Cardinal nine splits pair of games

Girls' tennis wins two home meets

Cardinal trio plays in Crete Invite

Crete girls bow out in district tourney

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Legion teams post mixed results

Legion teams post mixed results

The Crete Mix 30 Legion Juniors baseball split a pair of games in the past week, falling to Wilber Tuesday before defeating Albion at home on Sunday.

Seniors lose close ones at Fort Calhoun

The Crete Legion Seniors baseball team fell to 7-8 on the season following an 0-4 week, dropping a 7-4 league contest at Waverly Wednesday and their three games at the Fort Calhoun Tournament Saturday...

Juniors secure third in Walker tourney

The Crete Legion Mix 30 Juniors baseball team forged a third place finish in the Gretchen Walker Memorial Classic Friday through Sunday at Stallard Field, defeating Malcolm for the third place trophy...

Seniors third in Stallard Classic

The Crete Legion Seniors baseball team forged a third-place finish last weekend in the Thom Stallard Classic, edging Lincoln Lutheran Sunday following a win over Pleasant Dale on Friday and a setback...

County trio helps South to victory

Three graduates of Saline County high schools, Jake Harms and Alex McGinnis of Crete and Carter Zlab of Wilber-Clatonia, helped the South team to a 31-26 win in the 57th annual Shrine Bowl game Saturday...

Seniors split, Juniors third at Fort Calhoun

Legion teams get seasons rolling

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Doane grad Schuurmans wins U.S. discus title

Doane grad Schuurmans wins U.S. discus title

Jared Schuurmans, a 2010 Doane graduate, won the discus throw Thursday at the USA Track and Field Championships at Hayward Field in Eugene, Ore. and will represent the U.S. at the World Championships...

Schuurmans set for U.S. championships

Schuurmans set for U.S. championships

Jared Schuurmans, a 2010 Doane graduate, will enter the USA Track and Field Championships this week in Eugene, Ore. with the top 2015 U.S. mark in the discus throw.

DeVries picked to Academic All-America first team

Recent Doane graduate Erin DeVries was named Monday to the Capital One Academic All-America College Division Track and Field first team as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America....

Wolken, Tatum win events at NAIA meet

GULF SHORES, Ala. — If the measure of an athlete’s ability is how easy they make complicated physical feats look, then it should be no surprise that Doane’s Kale Wolken was awarded the Harry...

Wolken defends national decathlon crown

GULF SHORES, Ala. — It was a fabulous Friday for the Doane track and field team at the NAIA National Outdoor Championships as Kale Wolken successfully defended his decathlon title, four heptathletes...

Thursday NAIA report: Bramhall strikes before lightning

Tiger softball 1-2 at NAIA Opening Round

Bramhall breaks hurdle record again

Softball team loses in first NAIA outing

Doane second in all-sports standings

Fye named GPAC coach of year

Doane softball players honored

Tigers place 13 on All-GPAC baseball list

Doane women unstoppable en route to GPAC title

Tiger softball team waiting for NAIA pairing